Leila D’Aronville (she/her)

Board Observer at Newcastle Creates

Leila d’Aronville (she/her) is a freelance creative producer and facilitator, and Leila is also Founder of Tyne and Wear Cultural Freelancers and Director of Northern Roots. Having worked in the cultural sector in the North East for over 19 years, and being immersed in it for her whole life, Leila is passionate about making sure people are at the heart of the cultural sector. Leila is skilled at working collaboratively and in partnership, and has a background in cultural education and network delivery. Leila is of mixed white/south central asian heritage, and grew up in Newcastle. Having two small children gives little time for much else, however smashing the patriarchy sits high on the to do list.